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Image for MEMOIR ON AMPHIBIA. NO. XLII. [From the "Transactions of the American Philosophical Society, volume IV"].

MEMOIR ON AMPHIBIA. NO. XLII. [From the "Transactions of the American Philosophical Society, volume IV"].

By: [De Beauvois, Ambroise Marie-Francois Joseph de Palisot (1752-1820)].

Price: $950.00

Publisher: [Philadelphia: Printed and Sold by Thomas Dobson], [1799].: [1799].

Seller ID: 36989

Condition: Very good


ILLUSTRATED WITH A LARGE FOLDING PLATE OF AN EASTERN DIAMONDBACK RATTLESNAKE - Quarto, 11-7/8 inches high by 9-1/8 inches wide. Unbound signatures from the "Transactions of the American Philosophical Society". 25 deckle-edged pages in all, with large uncut & untrimmed margins, consisting of pages 362 to 386. Illustrated with a large 11-1/2 inch high by 17-3/4 inch wide folding plate engraved by R. Scot depicting 2 views of an Eastern Diamondback Rattlesnake (Crot... View more info

Image for TRANSLATIONS OF A MEMOIR ON A NEW SPECIES OF SIREN. By M. de Beauvois. [From the "Transactions of the American Philosophical Society, volume IV"].

TRANSLATIONS OF A MEMOIR ON A NEW SPECIES OF SIREN. By M. de Beauvois. [From the "Transactions of the American Philosophical Society, volume IV"].

By: [De Beauvois, Ambroise Marie-Francois Joseph de Palisot (1752-1820)].

Price: $500.00

Publisher: [Philadelphia: Printed and Sold by Thomas Dobson], [1799].: [1799].

Seller ID: 37025

Condition: Very good


ILLUSTRATED WITH A FULL-PAGE PLATE OF A SALAMANDER - Quarto, 11-1/2 inches high by 9 inches wide. Unbound signatures from the "Transactions of the American Philosophical Society". 6 deckle-edged pages in all, with large uncut & untrimmed margins, consisting of pages 277 to [282], the last page having been misnumbered as 288. Illustrated with a full-page plate engraved by R. Scot depicting several views of the salamander referred to as a Siren by the author. The e... View more info

Image for A DESCRIPTION OF A NEWLY INVENTED GLOBE TIME-PIECE. By the Rev. Burgiss Allison, A.M. April 4th, 1800. [From the "Transactions of the American Philosophical Society, volume V"].

A DESCRIPTION OF A NEWLY INVENTED GLOBE TIME-PIECE. By the Rev. Burgiss Allison, A.M. April 4th, 1800. [From the "Transactions of the American Philosophical Society, volume V"].

By: [Patterson, R.; and Clay, Joseph]. Allison, Burgiss (1753-1827).

Price: $500.00

Publisher: [Philadelphia: The American Philosophical Society], [1802].: [1802].

Seller ID: 37335

Condition: Very good


ILLUSTRATED WITH A FOLDING PLATE OF A GLOBE TIME-PIECE - Quarto, 11 inches high by 8-3/4 inches wide. Unbound signatures from the "Transactions of the American Philosophical Society". 6 deckle-edged pages in all, with large uncut & untrimmed margins, consisting of pages 32 to 36. Illustrated with a folding plate engraved by B. Jones of a globe time-piece with illustrations of the constellations decorating its base. The edges of the pages are lightly chipped. Very... View more info